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Economic imperialism in theory and practice

the case of South African gold mining finance 1886-1914

by Robert V. Kubicek

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Published by Published for the Duke University Center for Commonwealth and Comparative Studies [by] Duke University Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Gold industry -- South Africa -- Finance -- History.,
    • Gold mines and mining -- South Africa -- Finance -- History.,
    • Investments, Foreign -- South Africa -- History.,
    • Imperialism -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert V. Kubicek.
      Series[Publication] - Duke University Center for Commonwealth and Comparative Studies ; no. 45, Duke University Center for Commonwealth and Comparative Studies (Series) ;, no. 45.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9536.S62 K8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 239 p. :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4741236M
      ISBN 100822304090
      LC Control Number78052488

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